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Mike Helland

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Registered: 2/4/05
Re: What are space and time?
Posted: Jul 8, 2010 4:46 AM
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On Jul 7, 7:40 pm, Immortalist <reanimater_2...@yahoo.com> wrote:
> What sort of things are they if they are things?


Guess who said this:

"It will be helpful to distinguish space and time into absolute and
relative. Relative space and time are measurements."

That's Newton in the Principia. Einstein did quite a bit to reinforce
that notion.

Of course, that's also more or less Plato, Buddha, and the first words
of the Tao and the Bible.

Make of that what you will.



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